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Carboncitos

4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1382
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (181 reviews)
“shrimp” (129 reviews)
“guacamole” (110 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After another restaurant was closed on Sunday, we checked out Carboncitos nearby. Great margaritas (served on waiter’s head, which was fun) and ordered the grilled seafood platter. Wow, great portions beautifully done of lobster, octopus, shrimp, snapper and more! Had enough left over for 2...More

Thank jesandrangersfrisco
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I are staying at The Fives right around the corner and decided to pop in. Last night I had Pastor tacos and Jesus they were amazing. This morning after looking at the over priced depressing menu at The Fives we beelined it...More

Thank TheHippyNatl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

one of my favorite restaraunts in playa! great drinks and amazing food! they bring your drinks balanced on their head and you can sit on the street and enjoy the street performersMore

Thank Dru M
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We love the word "favorite" when describing us! Thank you for such a great compliment and we hope that your review will bring more people to say the same thing! We truly appreciate your time to write this review and we look forward to your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food, even better service. Waiters are cool and serve cocktails balanced on their head, even had street dancers performing while we were eating. 5 starMore

Thank Marc G
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for this short but very sweet review! We appreciate the time to write this and share your time with us to other Trip Advisor members. WE hope to see you back soon! We invite you to stay with us in our Hotel Cielo...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this was a great find. the food was excellent everything was very fresh and delicious and the service was top notch. their Coffee was the BEST!!! definitely planning to go back for dinner. Great food and Great company, it’s a must try!!!

Thank Arleen S
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for this second review of the restaurant. WE aprpeciate your dedication to spread the word about your experience with us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered a Margarita but it was not proportional to the amount of tequila, we told the server, at this point, we were thinking the rest is not going to be better but the supervisor came right away. Francisco was taking his time to explain...More

Thank ysolorio
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for this amazing review! We appreciate the time to write this because we know that your time is precious and this review obviously took some time. We thank you for mentioning the details of your visit to Carboncitos.You really emphasized the local Yucatecan...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The only restaurant we visited in Playa de Carmen and while it was very busy we really enjoyed our meal and the atmosphere. Found it a little more expensive that we thought it should be but it is in a prime location so we were...More

Thank MoniScott
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for your review and hope you will come back to try our other meals too! We invite you to stay with us in our Hotel Cielo on your next visit to Playa del Carmen. Please remember to book directly with us to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best breakfast around 5th Avenue. Friendly staff. I would recommend the Jersey Diner. Great mix of protein and carbs to get your day going.More

Thank DapperDon51
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the time in writing this review. We are so pleased you had such a great experience with us. Every review we can learn from since there are so many options for you to choose from in Playa del Carmen. We thank you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is a short walk from the main plaza but is worth it. Everything from the chips and salsa to the fajitas was excellent. Everyone ordered something different and were very happy. The margaritas were fantastic. Reasonable prices for some of the better food...More

Thank Cory L
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this! We very much appreciate you giving us a shoutout. There is so much competition here in Playa del Carmen. We strive to give the best standards and your review helps us to gage that....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely atmosphere, nice décor, friendly waiters and really, really good food. 4 of us had a mix of dishes and all loved them. The queso fundido was amazing and 'Steve's Pasta' which was one of the best pasta dishes I've ever had.More

Thank foolittle
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your time to sit and write this for us. It pleases us that you were able to try several of our dishes. We accept and are honored that you call Steve's Pasta one of the best pasta dishes you have...More

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Sandy F
19 February 2018|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
No, I am sorry we do not.
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Carrie R
5 February 2018|
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Response from Liz H | Reviewed this property |
Carrie, I did not see the Dish being physically served, however, I know for a fact that, of they are asked kindly, they will serve just as you want your order. I personally do not like green peppers as much, I asked them... More
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Lo11
24 October 2017|
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Response from rasshp | Reviewed this property |
I only went in for a meal so cannot say.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1382
  • E-mail
Description
****** We Do Not Accept Credit Cards ******Carboncitos serves authentic Mexican, Mayan, Charcoal Grilled Steaks & Seafood at an attractive price. Be it breakfast, lunch, happy hour, or dinner; it's the consistently delicious meals served that keeps guests returning again and again.
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